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March 23, 2018
Date Posted March 08, 2018
Industry Digital Media
Location Arlington, Virginia
Job Status Not Specified
Salary Not Specified



Bloomberg BNA provides legal, tax and compliance professionals with critical information, practical guidance and workflow solutions. We leverage leading technology and a global network of experts to deliver a unique combination of news and authoritative analysis, comprehensive research solutions, innovative practice tools, and proprietary business data and analytics. Bloomberg BNA is an affiliate of Bloomberg L.P., the global business, financial information and news leader. 

Bloomberg BNA seeks a Managing Editor to manage the operational, editorial, and production activities for assigned news area and products. 


Lead the editorial staff in effectively developing and releasing digital content including breaking news, analysis and contributed content through an effective digital publishing process.  Duties include:

  • Managing reporters, editors, and interns.
  • Managing the production and release of digital content with a focus on strong news judgment and copy editing.
  • Responding quickly to fast-paced, breaking-news situations.
  • Planning and coordinating staff writing, reporting and editing assignments with other BBNA and Bloomberg units to ensure that timely, accurate and accessible breaking news and publishing deadlines are met
  • Ensuring that BBNA editorial standards are enforced.
  • Assisting reporters in generating story ideas, developing beats and cultivating sources.
  • Partnering with the News Director and Content Manager(s) in refining and enhancing editorial content according to established editorial standards.
  • Hiring, developing, engaging and retaining a high performing editorial team with a focus on continuous learning and development. 
  • Providing ongoing coaching and feedback to staff.   Taking any necessary disciplinary actions to address performance problems.
  • Participates in special projects and performs other duties as assigned.


5 + years’ journalism experience, including 2+ years of newsroom management experience; demonstrated leadership skills and the ability to effectively supervise/manage or lead projects; ability to work with staff data analysts to use data mining and create original reporting and trend coverage; understanding of publishing systems and workflows; excellent writing, reporting, researching, editing, and copy editing skills; knowledge of government and regulatory processes; strong organization and project management skills, including the ability to use project resources and staff effectively within established schedules, budgets, and other guidelines; excellent interpersonal skills to deal with customers, staff, and other business contacts inside and outside Bloomberg BNA; strong and thoughtful decision making, supervisory/management experience or demonstrated leadership experience preferred. Bachelor’s degree, with coursework in English or journalism preferred.

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